James (Jim) born May 3, 1919 in Portage LaPrairie, Manitoba, passed away peacefully on March 13, 2003 at Peace Arch Hospital. Jim is lovingly remembered by his wife Edith, daughter Bev (Ken) and sons Wayne (Susan), Jim (Brenda), Brian (Judy) and grandsons Bryan, Greg, Brent and Shane, also his brothers David and Donald.
Jim served with the RCAF from 1940 – 1969. Jim was a Royal Canadian Legion member (Branch 240) for 35 years. He was an accomplished athlete during his early years with a passion for hockey, baseball and golf.
At Jim’s request a private family service and cremation were held March 15, 2003.
The family would like to thank the palliative care staff at Peace Arch Hospital for their loving, dedicated care. Memorial donations may be made to the Peace Arch Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society.